As part of this season’s Faculty Concert Series, music professor Chris Oberholtzer leads Maine’s premier big band, the Portland Jazz Orchestra in a concert that features original compositions and arrangements by members of the band. The Portland Jazz Orchestra is a non-profit jazz organization dedicated to curating jazz in Portland, Maine and fostering the growth of musical experiences in the New England area. A large part of PJO’s mission is to inspire, educate and in turn, develop future jazz audiences for generations to come. This show promises to be a swingin’ evening!
The concert will be held on Friday, November 17 at 8 p.m. in Corthell Concert Hall on the USM Gorham Campus.
Tickets are $15 for the general public, $10 for seniors, USM employees and alumni, and $5 for students. Purchase tickets online at www.usm.maine.edu/music/boxoffice, or by calling the Music Box Office at (207) 780-5555.
Those needing special accommodations to participate fully in this program, contact Lori Arsenault, (207) 780-5142, firstname.lastname@example.org. Hearing impaired: call USM's telex / TDD number (207) 780-5646.